Nokia revealed the Lumia 2520 tablet
The Surface tablets from Microsoft can’t boast support LTE, at least until early next year, but Nokia have just announced the LTE-compatible tablet with Windows 8.1 RT. Lumia 2520 is the first modern tablet from the Finnish manufacturer, and it just so happened that he is running an operating system designed for mobile devices with ARM processors.
Lumia 2520 features a Quad-core Snapdragon 800 with frequency of 2.2 GHz. This is one of the most powerful (perhaps the most powerful) mobile chipsets these days, which is combined with Adreno 330. 10.1″ Full HD AH-IPS display on the device provides a record of 650 nits brightness and excellent visibility when used outdoors. Also, the tablet is equipped with 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory which can be expanded via microSD card slot.
It is noteworthy that the tablet has 6.7 MP main camera with Zeiss optics and aperture f/1.9, which is used in Lumia 720. Of course, there are the front camera, which has a resolution of 2-megapixels. The tablet is pre-installed exclusive software for the camera, and also a video editor and Video Director.
It’s all powered from a battery with a capacity of 8000 mAh, which according to the manufacturer, capable of providing up to 10 hours. High battery life is, perhaps, the main advantage of tablets with RT.
The design of Lumia 2520 is designed in a typical line of Nokia Lumia style. As a material for the production of thin as polycarbonate. The case itself is very compact – 267 x 168 x 8.9 mm, the tablet Weighs 615 grams.
The LTE connection will allow to a download speed up to 150Mbps. Also among the communication functions of the tablet has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS and even NFC. Thus, the compatibility with different NFC-enabled accessories from Nokia secured.
In addition, the special for free Nokia has developed an ingenious accessory keyboard case with two full size USB ports. It’s called the Power Keyboard includes a fully functional keyboard and trackpad, plus provides an additional 5 hours of battery life, since it has a built-in battery.
It is reported that Nokia Lumia 2520 will be available in red, blue, glossy white and matte black colors next month for about $500, just in time for peak holiday shopping.